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Health Services Supervisory Management Skills | HSMX

Course Overview

QQI Level 6 Health Services Supervisory management Skills 6M4978

This 1 year full-time course is suitable for learners who wish to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence required to work independently or in a supervisory role in a range of health services contexts.  It also enables them to acquire the skills necessary to progress to higher education and training.

It is suitable for candidates currently working as a healthcare assistant in a hospital, nursing home, day-care centre and in the clients own home in a supervisory position or for those who wish to progress to a Supervisory/management role.


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Typical Modules

Conflict Management
Supervisory Management
Work Experience
Disability Awareness
Human Resource Management
Payroll Manual & Computerised
Word Processing
Health Promotion
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must hold a QQI level 5 Award in the chosen area.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements
  • In addition applicants will have to undertake an interview.


  • Award holders are qualified to work in a supervisory capacity in a variety of health services settings
  • Award holders may apply to other Institutes of Technology and Colleges for further study.  Visit  www.cao.ie.
This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.